Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company News
SanDisk, Toshiba Join to Develop 3D Memory
Flash memory chip maker SanDisk has teamed up with Toshiba to jointly develop and manufacture re-writeable 3D memory, SanDisk revealed in a filing to U.S. stock market regulators on Tuesday. Both companies will contribute and cross license technology related to 3D memory chip development and
AMD Will Manufacture First Fusion Chips
Much speculation has surrounded Advanced Micro Devices' manufacturing plans for its upcoming Fusion family of processors and whether these chips could be produced under contract. But a senior executive said on Tuesday that AMD plans to manufacture the first chips itself. The first Fusion processors
Spinning off Fabs Would Be Risky for AMD, Analysts Say
Recent comments from Advanced Micro Devices about controlling manufacturing costs have led to speculation that the company may...
Industry Ready for 450mm Wafers, Exec Says
The next big step in chip manufacturing will be the industry's move from 300mm wafers to 450mm wafers, which should help chip...
Chip Makers Plot Shift to Larger Silicon Wafers
Chip makers Intel, Samsung Electronics and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. announced Monday that they will collaborate...
TSMC Revenue Hurt by Exchange Rates in First Quarter
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSMC) said exchange rates depressed first quarter revenue and earnings, exaggerating a...
Contract Chip Manufacturing Growth Slows in 2007
Global revenue growth in the contract chip making business slowed in 2007 as a chip glut early in the year hit companies such...
LSI's China Plan Changed by Taiwan Election
U.S. chip designer LSI Corp. has opened two new offices in Taiwan, investments the company had put off until a new president...
TSMC Chairman Headed to Boao Forum
The chairman of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing will be part of a delegation to the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) this week...